Engineering Technician, Dermatology

Hayward, CA, United States
May 30, 2021
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

Pulse Biosciences (Nasdaq: PLSE) is a bio-electric medicine company committed to health innovation that has the potential to improve and extend the lives of patients. The CellFX® System will be the first commercial product to harness the distinctive advantages of our proprietary Nano-Pulse Stimulation™ (NPS™) technology. The unique cell-specific effects of the NPS mechanism of action have the potential to significantly benefit patients across multiple medical applications, including dermatology, our first planned commercial application.

We exist to make a positive difference in the lives of patients, physicians, healthcare providers, shareholders and our Pulse Biosciences team members. We take pride in hiring the best and brightest minds to our world-class company. Individuals who are creative, forward-thinking, and who approach challenges with an innovative attitude will excel in our culture.

Position Summary:

The Engineering Technician (R&D Technician) for Dermatology will be responsible for assembly and test of both durable and disposable medical products.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists Engineering with assembling and evaluating conceptual prototypes.
  • Performs in-house testing of prototypes and concepts.
  • Performs DVT and Validation testing of new products, including bench tissue testing and animal lab testing.
  • Performs in-house manufacturing operations, including product assembly and test.
  • Assist in new product transfer of manufacturing to contract manufacturer including training of staff.
  • Assist Clinical Operations in logistics of System movement from site to site.
  • Assist Engineering with prototype build and animal lab studies.
  • Aids in materials logistics such as receiving, stocking, and kitting of work orders for in-house or outside manufacturing.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies, procedures, and regulatory.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Education and Experience:




  • Must have a minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent.
  • 5+ years' experience in one or more disciplines of manufacturing operations (e.g., R&D Technician, manufacturing, assembly & test, manufacturing engineering, subcontract, service).
  • Medical device experience required.
  • Startup experience is a plus.


Skills, Abilities, and Other Requirements:





  • Demonstrated knowledge of FDA regulations, ISO 9001, ISO 13485, and other national and international regulations and standards.
  • Experience at both large companies and start-ups preferred.
  • Controlled environment room (CER) experience preferred.
  • Must be flexible, detail oriented, and extremely organized, with a positive outlook, enthusiasm, and high energy; ability to thrive in a rapidly growing, dynamic, drive-for-excellence environment.
  • Proficient knowledge and skill in Microsoft Office Suite applications.
  • Excellent oral written communication skills and critical thinking skills.
  • Ability to work conscientiously and with minimal direction, using good judgment, taking initiative to accomplish short and long-range projects, and recommend actions with minimal direction.
  • Ability to work as a team member, multi-task and be very flexible to adapt to the ever-changing work priorities and requirements of a fast-growing company.
  • Ability to lift 10-15 pounds.


Our corporate headquarters is located in Hayward, California. To learn more about us, visit our website at

At Pulse Biosciences, we are committed to providing a respectful work environment to our diverse workforce. We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all persons regardless of race, age, color, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, religion, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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